Stéphanie Yon-Courtin

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Stéphanie Yon-Courtin

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Member of the European Parliament
for France
Assumed office
2 July 2019[1][2]
Member of the Departmental council of Calvados
Assumed office
2 April 2015
PresidentJean-Léonce Dupont
Mayor of Saint-Contest
In office
4 April 2014 – 28 June 2019
Preceded byDenis Desynder
Succeeded byJean-Marc Philippe
Personal details
Born (1974-03-28) 28 March 1974 (age 46)
Coutances, France
NationalityFrench
Political partyLa République En Marche! (LREM)
Alma materUniversity of Caen Normandy
University of Bristol
ProfessionLawyer

Stéphanie Yon-Courtin (born 28 March 1974) is a French lawyer and politician of La République En Marche! (LREM) who was elected as a Member of the European Parliament in 2019.[3]

Political career[edit]

Ahead of the 2017 French legislative election, Yon-Courtin ran for the Republicans' nomination in Calvados.[4]

Since entering the European Parliament, Yon-Courtin has been serving on the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. In this capacity, she is the parliament's rapporteur on competition law.[5][6]

In addition to her committee assignments, Yon-Courtin is chair of the Parliament's delegation for relations with Canada[7][8] and the European Parliament Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Key dates ahead". European Parliament. 20 May 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Key dates ahead". BBC News. 22 May 2017. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  3. ^ CAZENAVE, Fabien (27 May 2019). "Parlement européen. Qui sont les 79 eurodéputés élus en France ?". Ouest-France.fr (in French). Retrieved 4 March 2020.
  4. ^ Jean-Baptiste Marie (March 27, 2019), Élections européennes : Qui est Stéphanie Yon-Courtin, l'élue calvadosienne sur la liste LREM ? France Bleu.
  5. ^ Derek Perrotte (December 9, 2019), Concurrence : l'ouverture de Vestager Les Échos.
  6. ^ Céline Schoen (January 21, 2020), L’Europe s’interroge sur sa politique de concurrence La Croix.
  7. ^ Stéphanie Yon-Courtin European Parliament
  8. ^ [1] Delegations for relations with Canada, European Parliament
  9. ^ Members 2019-2024 European Parliament Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas.